For everyone that wishes to enjoy a wide range of Community Events, Skagway has it all. Throughout the year our small community (population 1036 in 2014 census estimate) puts on a host of events with the help of many Skagway volunteers!
North Words Writers Symposium
May 30 @ 6:00 pm - June 2 @ 9:00 pm$375
The 9th annual North Words Writers Symposium will feature four days of panels, workshops, readings, and fun activities in Skagway and Dyea – all centered around the writing craft. 2018 keynote author Susan Orlean, bestselling author of The Orchid Thief and Rin Tin Tin, will be joined by current Alaska State Writer Laureate Ernestine Hayes, Oregon novelist Willy Vlautin, and other notable Alaska/Pacific NW writers. Limited to first 40 participants who sign up.